The girl, who was seriously injured in an accident in Lukhovitsy, will be taken to the Research Institute of Emergency Children’s Surgery and Traumatology by helicopter, said Sergey Timokhin, head of the Lukhovitsy urban district.
The schoolgirl is 11 years old. Another victim with more severe injuries will also be airlifted. The helicopter is now preparing to take off. The difference between flights will be no more than 20 minutes.
A major accident occurred in Lukhovitsy. The driver of the car for unknown reasons lost control and drove into a group of cyclists. The culprit of the incident died, nine people were injured. Three children were seriously injured. The police are investigating the circumstances of the incident.